Social Media Rockstars - Organizations 2014

Social media is increasingly becoming a competitive tool for companies and organizations to capture the attention of consumers they target. We pulled together the top companies in the senior living space at engaging consumers through social media channels. The winner in this category is determined by how many followers they have on their social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Linkedin), as well as, how they use the social media platforms to distribute resources and content to their followers.

Winner

Winner

The winner of Social Media Rockstars - Organizations is awarded to the finalist that earns the highest rating during the Best Senior Living Awards. Congratulations to the winner of Social Media Rockstars - Organizations!

  • SeniorAdvisor.com

    SeniorAdvisor.com

    32 Judges Score  11 Popular Vote

    SeniorAdvisor.com harnesses their social media profiles on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn to communicate to those searching for senior housing with relevant information and new...

People's Choice

People's Choice

The people have spoken! The People's Choice Winner of Social Media Rockstars - Organizations is the best senior living resource that earned the highest number of votes during the voting period. Congratulations to the People's Choice Winner of Social Media Rockstars - Organizations!

  • Bild and Company

    Bild and Company

    26 Judges Score  411 Popular Vote

    Bild & Company has over 1200 Facebook followers, 800 twitter followers and 100 LinkedIn followers. Their stellar online presence is maintained through engaging content ranging from headlines, motivat...

Finalists

finalist

To earn a spot as a finalist for the Best Senior Living Awards, the following senior living resources received the highest number of consumer votes. Our dedicated panel of experts rated these senior living resources. Here are the Social Media Rockstars - Organizations as ranked by our panel.

  • Sunrise Senior Living

    Sunrise Senior Living

    30 Judges Score  6 Popular Vote

    Sunrise Senior Living boasts more than 15,000 Facebook fans and over 8,000 Twitter followers. Sunrise social media shares information regarding senior care and relevant aging and health issues. Fans w...

  • The be.group

    The be.group

    30 Judges Score  96 Popular Vote

    With over 23,000 Facebook "likes", The be.group has a community actively engaged with the successful aging content we provide. Each of the be.group communities have thousands of likes as well, and sim...

  • Emeritus Senior Living

    Emeritus Senior Living

    27 Judges Score  5 Popular Vote

    Emeritus Senior Living operates assisted living, retirement living, and memory care communities nationwide. Emeritus's Facebook page is an active community of over 5,000 residents, their families, and...

  • Brookdale Senior Living

    Brookdale Senior Living

    27 Judges Score  11 Popular Vote

    Brookdale Senior Living boasts more than 12,000 Facebook Likes and nearly 3,000 Twitter followers. The company shares events and community happenings, helpful resources for seniors, their families and...

  • Atria Senior Living

    Atria Senior Living

    27 Judges Score  114 Popular Vote

    Boasting over 2500 Facebook Likes, Atria Senior Living posts entertaining and relevant information to their followers. Atria Senior Living also has a social media presence on Twitter, Google+ and Link...

  • Long Term Care Associates

    Long Term Care Associates

    26 Judges Score  41 Popular Vote

    They have a following of over 80,000 followers, including most state insurance departments, insurance trade groups & magazines, governor’s offices, television stations, a wide-ranging and diverse nu...

  • Bradley Harris & Associates

    Bradley Harris & Associates

    23.5 Judges Score  219 Popular Vote

    Bradley Harris & Associates recruiting firm is dedicated to being the premier executive recruiting firm within the senior housing industry. Our firm assists companies and candidates find the best poss...

  • Bonaventure

    Bonaventure

    20 Judges Score  38 Popular Vote

    Bonaventure uses their Facebook, with nearly 4,000 followers, to share photos and video of resident activities and events, sharing useful articles from the Bonaventure Blog, and promoting our public e...

  • St John's Living

    St John's Living

    18.5 Judges Score  89 Popular Vote

    Highlighting resident achievements, community activities and relevant articles, St. John's Living's Facebook and Twitter are great at keeping their followers informed and entertained...

  • BMA Management, Ltd.

    BMA Management, Ltd.

    18.5 Judges Score  147 Popular Vote

    BMA Management is the leading provider of assisted living in Illinois and one of the 20 largest providers of assisted living in the United States. BMA Management, Ltd., is a company driven by our mis...

  • Whittier Place Senior Living

    Whittier Place Senior Living

    17 Judges Score  96 Popular Vote

    With over 700 followers on Facebook, Whittier Place keeps people informed of the happenings at their community. From wonderful event photos to invites and activities, there is always something new...

  • Episcopal Retirement Homes

    Episcopal Retirement Homes

    16.5 Judges Score  30 Popular Vote

    Episcopal Retirement Homes operates a Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ presence. They are extremely active on all of these social media platforms and have a good following for a local organizat...

  • Leeza's Place

    Leeza's Place

    11 Judges Score  9 Popular Vote

    Leeza’s Place is “A Place for Family Caregivers,” a community gathering place and resource center for caregivers impacted by chronic or progressive illness...

Nominees

nominee

The following senior living resources were nominated for a chance to earn the title of Social Media Rockstars - Organizations. All of our nominees deserve an honorable mention for the valuable resources they provide for the senior living community!

  • Holiday Retirement

    Holiday Retirement

    3 Popular Vote

    With more than 300 Holiday Retirement communities across the United States and Canada, there is sure to be a location just right for you. Holiday Retirement connects with consumers via its Facebook pa...

  • Senior Lifestyle Corporation

    Senior Lifestyle Corporation

    2 Popular Vote

    Senior Lifestyle Corporation's presence on Facebook and Twitter is engaging and fun. They keep followers up to date with community activities and highlights as well as interesting and relevant article...

  • Aging Care

    Aging Care

    1 Popular Vote

    AgingCare.com provides online caregiver support by connecting people caring for elderly parents, elder care experts, personalized information, and resources...

  • CareNovate.com

    CareNovate.com

    1 Popular Vote

    An online magazine and social health resource for caregivers and women, mmothers that includes features and advice on caregiving, medication safety and health literacy. At CareNovate Magazine (carenov...

  • Segora Senior Living

    Segora Senior Living

    1 Popular Vote

    Sagora Senior Living has become synonymous with exceptional residential alternatives for seniors. Our focus on serving our residents, meeting their needs, and exceeding their wants defines the Sagora...

  • Caring Bridge

    Caring Bridge

    0 Popular Vote

    CaringBridge® is a nonprofit offering many ways to care for each other. People are able to stay connected, leave words of hope and encouragement and offer support. We’re for anyone facing any healt...

  • Dementia Care Specialists

    Dementia Care Specialists

    0 Popular Vote

    CPI’s Dementia Care Specialists training empowers therapists and other care professionals with a positive approach. It’s about giving individuals with dementia the respect they deserve. The goal...

  • Los Angeles Jewish Home

    Los Angeles Jewish Home

    0 Popular Vote

    For five generations, the nonprofit Los Angeles Jewish Home has been the place of safety and security, activity, wellness, and longevity for seniors. Today's Jewish Home is a complete multi-level sen...

  • Senior Lifestyle Concierge

    Senior Lifestyle Concierge

    0 Popular Vote

    Senior Lifestyle Concierge shares relevant tips and news with their over 1,000 Twitter and Facebook followers...

  • Trinity Senior Living

    Trinity Senior Living

    0 Popular Vote

    Trinity Senior Living has a social media presence with hundreds of followers on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. Visitors to their profiles will find relevant information and news about the ha...

Award Program Details

  • Senior living providers such as assisted living, independent living, Alzheimer’s/memory care, home care and continuing care companies with a social media presence
  • Relevant senior living organizations with social media presence
  • The company or organization must be focused on delivering quality information and resources to seniors, caregivers, or the senior living industry
  • To judge this category, we will look at the nominee’s business pages on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Linkedin